Patent Number: 6,309,866

Title: 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase

Abstract: The invention provides 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase polypeptides and polynucleotides encoding 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase polypeptides and methods for producing such polypeptides by recombinant techniques. Also provided are methods for utilizing 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase polypeptides to screen for antibacterial compounds.

Inventors: Warren; Richard Lloyd (Blue Bell, PA)

Assignee: SmithKline Beecham Corporation

International Classification: C12N 9/04 (20060101); A61K 38/00 (20060101); C12N 009/04 (); C07K 014/315 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018